Meet Our Kids

father with child at the John's Hopkins Children's Center

For more than a century, we have been the center of pediatric health and wellness at Johns Hopkins, providing compassionate and comprehensive care that supports the individual child, as well the entire family.

Hear stories of hope and success from some of the children and families who have visited Johns Hopkins Children’s Center over the years.


Meet Our Kids

  • Meet Julianna

    Julianna was diagnosed with a double outlet right ventricle heart defect before she was born. Once she was born, her doctors had to rush to save her life.

    Julianna riding a tricycle
  • Meet Kal, Q and Thor

    Identical triplets, Kal, Q and Thor, shared one placenta, making the pregnancy very high risk. A cutting-edge surgery was required.

    Thor, Kal, and Q with their older brothers
  • Remembering Malcom

    After birth complications, Malcom was diagnosed with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy requiring quick breathing assistance and cooling therapy.

    baby malcom wrapped up in a delivery blanket
  • Meet Matthew

    Matthew came home from school with a stomach ache. But when his parents found blood in his stool, a hospital trip uncovered more issues.

    matthew playing piano
  • Meet Rose

    When Rose developed a dangerously high fever and strep pneumonia, doctors had to fight for her life and speed her toward recovery.

    rose sitting in a wheelchair in a garden
  • Meet Sadie

    At four years old, Sadie was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Doctors helped her and her family learn how to manage her blood sugar.

    sadie hiding behind a tree
  • Meet Wyatt

    Wyatt was diagnosed with fetal complications before he was born. He required multiple specialists to help him thrive.

    wyatt in a forest


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